Raymond Lee Caldwell Jr., age 42, of 1302 Stone Creek Dr., Quincy, died Monday, October 7, 2013, at 5:32 pm in Blessing Hospital.
Raymond earned a Bachelor degree in Computer Information Technology from Florida Metropolitan University and a Bachelor degree in Theology from Life Christian University. Raymond was a member of the Cathedral of Worship, where he served as a greeter and a Sunday School teacher. His absence will be felt greatly by his church family.
In addition to his wife, survivors include: his father, Raymond Lee (Rosemary) Caldwell Sr. of Chicago; IL; a son, Ryan Elijah Simmons Caldwell of Quincy; a step-son, Anthony Payne of Fredricksburg, VA; three sisters: Angela Caldwell of Ft. Lauderdale, FL; Rosemary Caldwell of Hollywood, FL; and Tenita (Kenneth) Davis of Markham, IL; two brothers: Daris Lamont (Katie) Owens of Matteson, IL; and Odell (Donna) Owens of Chicago Heights, IL; an aunt, Eula Mae Johnson of Hollendale, MS; and a host of nephews, nieces, and cousins. Raymond will be missed by many friends and co-workers.
Raymond was preceded in death by his mother, Pearlene Caldwell-Laidlaw and his grandparents; and two nieces: Valyncia Caldwell and Danielle Kemp.
Services: 7:00 pm Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at Cathedral of Worship, with Bishop Eddie Warren officiating.
Visitation: 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm, Tuesday October 15, 2013 at Cathedral of Worship
Burial: Graveside services at Sunset Cemetery, on Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. with full Military Honors.
Memorials: Angela Raines-Caldwell for the benefit of Ryan Caldwell
Hansen-Spear Funeral Directors are in charge of the arrangements.